07 March 2011

International Women’s Day and the Right to Health

“International Women’s Day is an outstanding opportunity to celebrate the achievements of women, past and present. It is also a day to reflect on what has not yet been delivered for women. Every day, 1500 women die while giving birth to a new life. Every year, over a quarter of a million women die from a cancer that can be prevented by vaccines. Most of these women live in the poorest countries of the world.” Learn more